Los Angles County Child Abuse Hotline: (800) 540-4000 Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline: (800) 4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453) www.childhelp.org
Southern California Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 978-3600
National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233) www.ndvh.org
Los Angeles County Elder Abuse Hotline: (877) 477-3646
National Center on Elder Abuse:(800) 677-1116
Administration on Aging (general information & resources on aging) : www.aoa.gov
Safe Haven in California
California Law allows mothers to relinquish all of their parental rights by giving up their baby with no legal consequences for up to 72 hours following the baby’s birth. The baby may be turned in to the staff at a hospital emergency room or a fire station.
Safe Haven Hotline: (877) 725-5111 (calls may be made anonymously)
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800-656-HOPE
Rape Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) www.rainn.org
National Suicide Hotline: (800) 273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) or local police if you or someone you know is in imminent danger
Teen Crisis Hotlines
California Youth Crisis Line: 800-843-5200 www.calyouth.org
GLBT Youth Support Line: 800-850-8078
The American Art Therapy Association
For information and resources related to art therapy: www.arttherapy.org
Greater Good: The Science of a Meaningful Life
The Greater Good Science Center studies the psychology, sociology, and neuroscience of well-being, and teaches skills that foster a thriving, resilient, and compassionate society.
A nonprofit resource offering articles & information on topics including mental and emotional health, parenting and family support, healthy living, and aging.
Kids In The House: The Ultimate Parenting Resource
See Erica discuss the Benefits of art therapy for children on KidsintheHouse.com
Los Angeles Mental Health and Social Services
To locate resources such as: mental health clinics, hospitals, domestic violence shelters, AA meetings, drug rehabilitation facilities, parenting classes.
Los Angeles County Information Hotline: (800) 339-6993 www.healthycity.org
Your Sphere for Parents
“Helping Families Live Healthy Digital Lives”